098 ICHN  Conference

President warns of ‘economic view’ of health system
Higgins says much work needed to get professionals focused on care, not status

‘Speaking at a conference today, President Michael D Higgins said community nurses were dealing with the problems caused by changes in the structure of society’. Paul Cullen, The Irish Times, 21st May 2014

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Minister Alex White At IPHNC 2013

Free GP care for children ‘likely to be in Budget’  To read more click here


Dr Sinead Hanafin at IPHNC 2013

Clinicians ‘need more access to research’ To read more click here


Patricia Leahy Warren at IPHNC 2013

New mums without ‘proper’ care at risk from depression To read more click here


Health Matters irish times 3/09/2013

Public health nurses should have role in universal primary care planning To read more click here


Mary Connell, ICHN Community Nursing Award Winner for Connaught 2013

Galway City Tribune, Friday 6th December 2013 To read more click here


 Fiona Collins, ICHN National Community Nursing Award Winner 2013

Limerick Leader, 31st January 2014 To read more click here



Radio Presentations

13% of Irish Women suffer with Postnatal Depression (Dublins 98FM, 10th May 2014)

Dr. Patricia Leahy Warren, Senior Lecturer, The School of Nursing & Midwifery UCC.

Ainna Fawcett-Hensey Promotes Health Promotion (Sèan O’Rourke Shoe, RTE Radio, 25th April 2014)

Ainna Fawcett-Hensey, former Chief Nurse of Europe with WHO.